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Gun Policy News, 18 September 2011


18 September 2011

Toronto Sun (Ontario)

OTTAWA - The government has long set its sights on scrapping the long-gun registry - a political hot potato that has pitted cities concerned about gun violence against rural areas dependent on hunting and farming. Attempts to kill the registry have failed because of successive minority governments, but now that the Conservatives have a majority the life expectancy of the registry will be short. The government wants to exempt hunting rifles and shotguns from the... (GunPolicy.org)

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18 September 2011

Associated Press of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD - Proliferation of small arms are known to have played a pivotal role in fueling insurgency, terrorism as well as formation of urban gangs and at the same time undermined development initiatives or other moves to bring about peace in the country.Successive regimes kept adopting numerous measures to stop the relentless spread of firearms in society and also launched campaigns in their tenures, but all this went in vain.Today as the already fragile law and order... (GunPolicy.org)

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Estados Unidos

18 September 2011

New York Times, Editorial

Some bad ideas refuse to die. Include in that category an extreme proposal percolating in the House to strip states of their authority to decide who may carry a concealed loaded firearm. This gift to the gun lobby, the subject of a hearing last week by a House Judiciary subcommittee, is nearly identical to a provision the Senate defeated by a narrow margin two years ago. Every state but Illinois makes some allowance for concealed weapons. The eligibility rules vary... (GunPolicy.org)

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